Archive for March, 2014

Algebra II Teacher at KIPP San Francisco College Prep

KIPP San Francisco College Prep opened in August 2013 and serves students from KIPP Bayview Academy, KIPP San Francisco Bay Academy, and other San Francisco students who are committed to doing whatever it takes to get to college.

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Long-term Substitute Geometry Teacher, Aspire Golden State College Preparatory Academy

Provide a high quality instruction within a small school environment where every student is known and valued as an individual; uphold the mission and values of Aspire Public Schools and contribute to our goal that every student in California has access to a high quality public education.

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OUSD: Middle School Science Specialist / 12 Months (Department: Leadership, Curriculum, and Instruction)

BASIC FUNCTION: Promote and support the OUSD strategic plan to ensure all students are college and career ready.  All department members will provide support and professional development through research-based promising practices to build teacher and leader capacity in content and pedagogy to produce equitable and excellent outcomes for students in the Full Service Community Schools framework.  They will develop and lead implementation of a Core Curriculum aligned to the Common Core Standards.

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AP Statistics Teacher at KIPP San Jose Collegiate

In the San Francisco Bay Area, five KIPP middle schools and three KIPP high schools are closing the achievement gap between low-income students and their more advantaged peers. Two additional middle schools will open in East San Jose in the summer of 2014. These tuition-free, college-preparatory schools are located in the underserved neighborhoods of Bayview Hunters Point, Potrero Hill, and the Western Addition in San Francisco, East San Jose, San Lorenzo, and West Oakland. KIPP Bay Area Schools serves more than 2,800 students.

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SFSU University Scholarship

Students with financial need (file a FAFSA or CA Dream), demonstrated academic achievement, and community involvement.

Must be enrolled at SF State at least half:

- time for the current academic year and full

- time for the upcoming academic year. 3.0 minimum undergrad SF State GPA; 3.5 minimum grad SF State GPA.

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Upcoming SFUSD Webinars

SFUSD Webinars

Join us for an informal conversation about upcoming opportunities with the San Francisco Unified School District or for a conversation about our application and hiring process.  In the Candidate Information Session, we’ll highlight some of the unique programs at SFUSD, review our application and hiring process, and share some of our upcoming teaching opportunities.  In the Certificated Application Workshop, we’ll review our application process and share some helpful tips to ensure your application is complete. We’ll also leave time to answer your questions about working in SFUSD. We hope you can join us for one of these opportunities! Space is limited, reserve your webinar seat by clicking on the links below: After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the Webinar.

SFUSD Candidate Information Webinar Session
Date: Thursday, March 20, 2014
Time: 4:00 – 5:30pm (PDT)

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SFUSD Certificated Application Webinar Session
Date: Monday, April 14, 2014
Time: 9:00 – 10:30am (PDT)
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SFUSD Candidate Information Webinar Session
Date: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Time: 4:00 – 5:30pm (PDT)
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Leadership Public Schools in Oakland and Hayward seeks Teachers

We are now hiring a few exceptional high school Teachers for the 2014-15 school year at LPS campuses.

Leadership Public Schools’ mission is to prepare urban students to succeed in college and to become leaders in their communities. The LPS approach – innovation, constant assessment, academic rigor, and commitment to providing individualized learning pathways – is transforming the lives of our students. Our commitment is to take underprepared students, many who will be first generation college students, and provide a clear realistic path to college. The LPS Network is built around collaborative innovation and distributed incubation.

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Free! PI Day at Chabot Space Science Center

Come celebrate the never ending number! Play games, make up Pi poems and songs and discover the fun of launching pies at far off targets using giant sling shots! While the Sun is shining, bake a delicious solar oven pie and be a judge in our pie tasting contest.

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SFSU Liberal Studies Student Organization Fundraiser

The following message is from the “SFSU Liberal Studies Student Organization”:

We are having a Buffalo Wild Wings fundraiser to raise funds for the Liberal Studies Graduation Recognition Ceremony in late May.

SFSU Liberal Studies Student Organization
Monday, Mar 31, 2014 • All day, until 2 AM

Buffalo Wild Wings • Serramonte Mall, Daly City

You will need to bring a copy of the attached flyer, have it on your cell phone or mention it to a server that you are there to support the liberal studies program.

Also, remember that this is an all day event and it is good for take out also.

P.S. This date is the Cesar Chavez holiday (no school) for many of us college students.


Great Lakes National Scholarship

Are you:

  • A high school senior or graduate, or current postsecondary undergraduate or graduate level student?
  • A student with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale?
  • Able to demonstrate financial need?
  • A student who plans to enroll at an accredited, non-profit two-year or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school for the entire 2014-2015 academic year?
  • In an eligible major, such as:
    • Math
    • Natural or physical science
    • Biological or agricultural science
    • Engineering or engineering technology
    • Computer/information science
  • Note: Ineligible majors include social/behavioral science, medicine, health-related science, or education field

Then you may be eligible for a $2,500 award!

Learn more about the scholarship or apply online today. Applications will be accepted until April 5, 2014, or until we receive 20,000 applications. Finalists will be notified in July.